What is the Oduno Scale?

The Oduno Scale was “gratefully” named for Tarik A. Oduno. He is so honored because, he had the presence of mind to ask us a question which led to the scale’s creation. While we were still gathering our awareness around the idea melanin, the aromatic biopolymer and organic semiconductor that makes people black is worth … More What is the Oduno Scale?

Marcus Garvey Special: A PBS Mockumentary

Marcus Garvey Special A PBS Mockumentary By Mwariama D. KAMAU Editor’s Note: On Feb. 12, 2001 PBS aired the documentary Marcus Garvey: Look for Me in the Whirlwind. Since then there has been much discussion about errors and contradictions in the production. And it affirms once again that we must always critically evaluate all information … More Marcus Garvey Special: A PBS Mockumentary

Look for me in the whirlwind: Factual inaccuracies and slanderous statements

(paid link) “Look for me in the whirlwind” is a quote from a message by Marcus Garvey. PBS used it as the title to a documentary it produced on him as well. Has the whirlwind Garvey referred to begun? Melanin is worth more than gold, the Red, Black and Green is rapidly approaching its 100th … More Look for me in the whirlwind: Factual inaccuracies and slanderous statements